Nick Berry

Nick Berry
Director, Site Reliability Engineering, LinkedIn


Nick currently manages the Site Reliability Engineering team responsible for Presentation Infrastructure, Growth and Identity at LinkedIn. Before that, he was responsible for Yahoo’s global homepages.

Favorite quote: “Good judgment comes from experience, and often experience comes from bad judgment.”


Operations, Mission City Ballroom B4
Nick Berry (LinkedIn)
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As LinkedIn's traffic grew, it was clear the classical approach to load balancing would not grow with us. In addition to issues with scale, we found many missing key features along the way (cookie routing, DDoS protection, etc). This talk will cover the detail of our migration, things learned along the way, plugins/patches we contributed to ATS, and how other web properties can leverage them. Read more.


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